Festival at the Shiba Shinmei Shrine (Shiba Shinmei sairei no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho no uchi)
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #98.5, pls. 975-976; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #10.05; Matsuki 1939, #338
Horizontal aiban; 19.8 x 34.4 cm (7 13/16 x 13 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Mark of publisher Sanoya Kihei in lower right margin, cut off of this impression.
No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection